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Friday, July 8, 2011

Scraps Blog Hop

Welcome to the Scraps Blog Hop... If you came from Jamie, you're in the right place. If you just happened upon my blog and would like to play along, start at the beginning at www.craftycardgallery.blogspot​.com

The purpose of this hop is to help you use up some of your scraps. I'm sure you've got your fair share - I know I do! You'll see 30 talented crafters coming up with unique ways to use their scraps. Some may share tips on how they store their scraps as well!
Be sure to visit all the blogs & leave comments, as there will be a grand prize, a $50 credit to the Designs on Cloud 9 store, http://www.designsoncloud9.com​/
sponsored by Michelle of Designs on Cloud 9. To win the grand prize, you must comment on and become a follower of all the blogs.

The complete lineup for the hop is:
‎1 Jennifer www.craftycardgallery.blogspot​.com
2 Beth http://elizabethspapercreation​s.blogspot.com/
3 Candace http://papercraftsbycandace.bl​ogspot.com/
4 Jackie http://jackrabbitscrappin.blog​spot.com/
5 Kerry http://kerryscraftycardsandcut​s.blogspot.com/
6 Madison http://funkycards.blogspot.com​/
7 Ashley http://www.theglamoroussideofs​crapping.blogspot.com/
8 Gina http://californiascrappin-gcin​derella21.blogspot.com/
9 Lisa http://bitbythecricutbug.blogs​pot.com/
10 Angie http://atuttletime.blogspot.co​m/
11 Brynn http://www.flairandfrillscreat​ivity.blogspot.com/
12 Crazy about cricut http://www.crazyaboutcricut.bl​ogspot.com/
13 Kim http://rickettscricuts.blogspo​t.com/
14 Linn http://linnsscrapshack.blogspo​t.com/
15 Michelle http://www.scrappinwithmybug.c​om/
16 Laverne http://acraftershaven.blogspot​.com/
17 Scraps to treasure http://scraps2treasure.blogspo​t.com/
18 vintage heartfelt designs http://www.vintageheartfeltdes​igns.blogspot.com/
19 Susan http://www.susanascorner.blogs​pot.com/
20 Nadia http://www.nadiasbeautifulmess​.blogspot.com/
21 Lezlye www.lezlyes.blogspot.com
22 Just a Pac Rat http://circlebenterprises.blog​spot.com/
23 Georgianna http://www.carsonscricutcreati​ons.blogspot.com/
24 Christine http://chrisscreations.blogspo​t.com/
25 Michelle http://www.designsoncloud9.blo​gspot.com/
26 Jamie http://craftygirl21.blogspot.c​om/
27 Rosa http://www.for-micaela.blogspo​t.com/
28 Shawnee http://quiverofangels.blogspot​.com/
29 Nancy http://blog.fancywithnancy.com​/
30 Lisa www.craftycardgallery.blogspot​.com


So, on to my project. I didn't have much time to craft this week, but didn't want to leave the hop, so I made a quick card.
Every piece of paper used was a scrap, even the white base. I used a scrap piece of 'tie dye' paper I had for the weave and found some colors that went well with it. After the weave was down, I started the flower face that says 'you make me smile!'. I posted pics to show how it was made.

I used the largest Peachy Keen stamp I had to make the smiley face, and punched it out with a one inch punch.
I placed my face on the white sheet of paper as a guide to where the stamp should be. I made the curve with the stamp, removed, and made the bottom.
After the stamps were on, I used spellbinders to cut.
I attached the yellow face with pop dots, and added an action wobble under the white 'flower' to make it dance!
And here is my card! I hope you enjoy, and I hope to have more time for tomorrows post.
I do have blog candy that I will be posting on tomorrows post. If you don't have time to come back tomorrow, don't worry, you are still entered.
I would love for you to follow my blog, but I do most of my posting on my Facebook page that can be found to the right of this post. Thanks so much!

Your next stop is http://quiverofangels.blogspot​.com/


I wanted to add that this is my first blog hop, so I'm sorry if I missed something I should have posted.

30 comments:

Creative Craft Corner said...

Very cute card!

Brittney said...

cute

rnbw_skittles32@hotmail.com
www.brittneyscrciutcreations.blogspot.com

iluvkatie74 said...

That is so cute! I love the smiley sun.

iluvkatie74atyahoodotcom

mjblahnik56 said...

Such a happy cheerful card TFS I am a new follower on facebook and your blog

mjblahnik56@hotmail.com

SueNJ said...

Love the tie dye weaving and the flower made me smile. TFS it :)

Happy Scrappin'

Sue B
Suenj99 at yahoo dot com
http://susanascorner.blogspot.com/

Dee said...

Love the your project. TFS. I am a follower.

http://vintageheartfeltdesigns.blogspot.com
vintageheartfelt@aol.com

Dee:)

Kris Dietz said...

That is so cute. I love the colors on the card. TFS. I'm a new follower.

Kris
dietzrobles at yahoo dot com

Judy said...

Loved the way you weaved the card. Congrats on your first blog hop. I am going to be a fb fan in case I don't have a follower link...
jejaeb at cfl dot rr dot com

scrappinmomma said...

Adorable.

http://lindascraftcorner.blogspot.com
iko dot linda at yahoo dot com

rakiya32 said...

very cute card! I am a new follower
patrinajones@gmail.com

Theresa said...

What a neat idea for a card..TFS!
firelass51@aol.com

Jamie said...

Cute card! Love the weave. I'm a new follower.

Jamie
jlieungh23@gmail.com
http://stellardesignz.blogspot.com/

Raven said...

Great Job on your first hop! I am a new follower.

Cathy said...

Great job on the card. I am a new follower of your blog and a fan on FB. TFS
mexicopetshop at hotmail dot com

Ellen ♥ CardMonkey said...

Very pretty card!! I'd love to become a follower, but Blogger is preventing it tonight. I don't know why! I'll try back another time.

Ellen ♥ CardMonkey
www.cardmonkey-business.blogspot.com
E-mail: cardmonkey@comcast.net

Melanie Mason said...

Sooo Cute .. I love the idea of the weaving!

Melanie (your newest follower)
melanie_mason87 at hotmail dot com

Ashley Nicole said...

Very cute card. Love the weaving of the scraps. Great job on your first blog hop.
Ashley
www.theglamoroussideofscrapping.blogspot.com

Bunnyfreak said...

What a happy card. Thanks for showing how you lined things up.

http://digipage-blog.everything-digital-scrapbooking.com/

jennyplace2 said...

Such a pretty card! Hard to believe it is made from scraps! I love action wobbles...I just put a card on my blog using them. TFS!

kricketts said...

Very Cute!!! I love how you weaved your paper!

~Kim
rickettscricuts@yahoo.com

Rachelle said...

Cute!
Rachelle
joyfulhrt at gmail dot com
www.creationsbyrachelle.blogspot.com

Gina said...

Super cute card! I'm a new follower!
purpleprincess214(at)gmail(dot)com

stitchinpixie said...

I so love the little happy face. This is one of my grand daughters favorite things. This is great for being short on time as we all often are. I follow both. I am better with F/B myself.

joydee1963 said...

Super cute! joydee1963 at yahoo dot com

Juliana T said...

wow! if this is what you do when you don't have much time, I'm following you! It's a beautiful card!

http://julianaspapercrafts.blogspot.com

Judy said...

posted yesterday...but gone. I think it is when I have a computer freeze? Any hoo, I commented how I loved the way you weaved the card and that you are doing a fabulous job on the hop!
jejaeb at cfl dot rr dot com

Shawnee said...

Super happy and cheerful! I love the Peachy Keen face. Great job!!

Shawnee
http://quiverofangels.blogspot.com/

Anna said...

Wow...adorable!!! So sweet!!!
I am a new follower and new fan on facebook.
Thanks so much for the chance to win.
annadowdy at gmail dot com

Jennifer said...

New follower! Great card! I really like the basket weave technique!
Thanks for being in the hop!
www.craftycardgallery.blogspot.com
craftycardgallery at gmail dot com

scraphappyvic said...

New follower to your blog! I love the card...great use of color. You gave me an idea with the basket weaving technique. Keep up the good work.

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